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Castle of Illusion is the next Disney platformer to get a current-gen revival. Read more

A screenshot of the Injustice: Gods Among Us roster shows Ares and Killer Frost on the villains side, just days after the two were revealed by Xbox Live Marketplace items. Read more

Warren Spector talks about the lessons learned from Junction Point, and how consulting, teaching, or another start-up are among his possible future plans. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Apr 5, 2013 10:50AM PDT

Gearbox's critically-panned Aliens: Colonial Marines will no longer see release on Wii U. A port for Nintendo's HD console was originally supposed to release in March, but Sega has finally confirmed that it is no longer happening. Read more

Developed by the same team that worked on Batman: Arkham City Lockdown, the iOS version of NetherRealm's brawler is a "completely custom experience" for mobile. Read more

Why is there a giant rat on the moon in the original DuckTales video game? Heck, how can Scrooge breathe in space? Worry not, as WayForward is answering all your burning questions in its Remastered take. Read more

Following lodged complaints, Europe's Advertising Standards Authority contacted Sega regarding misleading Aliens: Colonial Marines ads. In response, Sega acknowledged that the trailers didn't depict the game accurately, and agreed to add a disclaimer. Read more

The revamped boss fights of Deus Ex: Human Revolution's Director's Cut on Wii U won't make the jump from to its home platforms, I'm sorry to say. While Wii U players will get to sneak and hack through the expanded fights, the rest of us will be forever stuck shooting faces. Read more

Ubisoft Montreal head Yannis Mallat explains why the sales response to Assassin's Creed games hasn't slowed its annualization, and how a yearly game doesn't mean a yearly development cycle. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 31, 2013 6:30AM PDT

After all the fun of GDC, next week is a bit light on new releases. We'll see the launch of jumping hit 'em up BattleBlock Theater, build 'em up Cities in Motion 2, TV show 'em up Defiance, and video game history 'em up Evoland. What fascinates me most, however, is Lords of Football, which appears to be a remarkable combination of Football Manager and The Sims. Read more

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